Noninvasive Technologies for Diagnosing Coronary Artery Disease in Women
Background: Uncertainties Surrounding the Use of NITs in Diagnosing CAD in Women
While the American Heart Association has published a consensus statement with expert recommendations about the workup of symptomatic women with coronary artery disease (CAD), a thorough systematic review of the relative specificity, sensitivity, and harms of the various NITs currently available for diagnosing CAD in women is lacking. Such a review could support clinicians when making decisions about the appropriate diagnostic modality to use for their patients.
Keywords: background | coronary artery disease | CAD | women | diagnosis | noninvasive technologies | challenges
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